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Anarchists Handed Suspended Six-Month Sentence Over Spain Embassy Burst

Eighteen members of the self-proclaimed anarchist group Rouvikonas received a six-month suspended jail sentence by a misdemeanors court on Thursday for bursting into the Spanish embassy in central Athens on Wednesday. The court dismissed the charge of illegal violence requested...

Rouvikonas Anarchist Group Attacks Turkish Airlines office in Athens

According to reports, on Wednesday a group of anarchists tried to break into Turkish Airlines offices in Alimos; south of the Greek capital, causing material damage. Suspects affiliated with Rouvikonas anarchist group reportedly tried to break into the office and...

Anarchist Group Rouvikonas Throws Flyers Against Papademos Outside Hospital

Members of anarchist group “Rouvikonas” (Rubicon) threw flyers outside Evangelismos hospital on Tuesday evening with insulting slogans against former prime minister Lucas Papademos, who is being treated there for injuries suffered after a terrorist attack against him. Police are searching...

Anarchist Group, Rouvikonas, Occupies Ticket Inspectors Offices [video]

Anarchist group Rouvikonas staged a sit-in at the central offices of inspectors of the Transport Ministry on Thursday. The group, protesting public ticket inspections, posted a statement on an anti-establishment website on Thursday that called on inspectors to cease carrying...

Rouvikonas Anarchists Accuse the Police of Sly Tactics in Drug Busts

The Greek Police (ELAS) has accused the Greek anarchist group Rouvikonas (Rubicon) of standing in the way of efforts being made to tackle the drug problems in the region of Exarchia, central Athens. Rubicon recently referred to police operations on...

Anarchists Arrested in Connection to Vandalism of Tollbooths

According to reports by Greek authorities, on Monday police arrested 10 people in connection with the vandalism of tollbooths on the Athens-Patra highway that occurred earlier during the day. Authorities reported that two cars carrying a total of 10 people...

Rouvikonas Anarchist Group Throws Paint at Turkish Embassy in Athens

Members of the anarchist group known as Rouvikonas (Rubicon) threw paint at the front entrance of the Turkish Embassy in central Athens at 12:10 on Tuesday. Three people are in police custody for their involvement in the incident. Flyers were...

Anarchists Anti-Israeli Protest at Athens International Airport, 10 Suspects Detained

Early on Wednesday morning police detained 10 suspected members of the Greek anarchist group Rouvikonas for disturbing the check-in area at Athens International Airport. The group allegedly shouted "No to the agents of Mossad" and "No tolerance to the bullying...

Hooded Anarchists Raid Teiresias Head Quarters

According to Ekathimerini newspaper suspected members of an anarchist group raided and vandalized the offices of Teiresias, the electronic database for insolvent borrowers. A group of about 14 men believed to be members of Rouvikonas  (the Greek name for the...

Greek Anarchist Group Allegedly Breaks Into TAIPED Offices

A group of people, who are allegedly members of the "Rouvikonas" Greek anarchist group, broke into the offices of the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (TAIPED) on Monday morning. An online post on the Greek website indymedia.gr, which claims to have...